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Tone no Funa Uta

利根の舟唄

This is a piece of genre Modern from the Azuma Ryû School. Also Known As : The Boating Song of Tohne. This piece was composed for Shakuhachi by the person Fukuda Rando.

History (Michael Chikuzen Gould):

This is a relatively modern piece by the famous composer Fukuda Rando, who is known especially for his songs written during the war recovery years and showing a great influence from western music. Listen closely to the first eight beats to feel the rhythms of the oars being pulled to row the boat.

Tone no Funa Uta appears on the following albums

AlbumShakuhachiKotoShamisen
Fukuda Rando Shakuhachi Meikyoku Sen



Tsukikusa no Yume; Fukuda Rando Shakuhachi Meikyoku Shu Yokoyama Katsuya


Yokoyama Katsuya Plays Fukuda Rando - Boxed Cassette Yokoyama Katsuya


The International Shakuhachi Society - 2018